A training ground injury to Konrad Hurrell looks set to open the door for youngster David Fusitu'a to return to the Telstra Premiership.
He has become the poster boy for the new-found aggression in the Blues side, but NSW captain Paul Gallen is confident David Klemmer will keep his cool.
Knights stars Tariq Sims and Sione Mata'utia are hoping time spent in the NSW camp in the lead-up to Origin III will help them take their games to a new level.
Young Panthers reign supreme, veteran Cowboys step up without the Origin stars around and some resurgent Eels get their season back on track.
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Chad Townsend has signed a two-year deal with the Cronulla Sharks, securing a release from the final year of his contract with the New Zealand Warriors.
Gold Coast have secured the services of former Warriors prop Nathaniel Peteru through to the end of the 2016 season.